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Da Maurizio Dining Room

1496 Lower Water Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1R9, Canada
+1 902-423-0859
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1496 Lower Water Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1R9, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife, daughter, sister, brother-in-law, and I went to DaMaurizio to celebrate three birthdays and as expected we receive the ultimate in food and service. Our drink orders were taken after we were greeted by a very friendly staff member. Our food orders consisted of...More

Thank Don M
Reviewed 15 October 2017

New to Halifax and unfamiliar with the Brewery building, the front door of the restaurant is challenging to find. But once we did, we were greeted by a friendly host. She showed us to our table. The ambience was great, as was our server (Kelly)....More

Thank Les J
Reviewed 7 October 2017

We dined here recently on our 20th wedding anniversary. In our view, this is still the best fine dining in Halifax. Tucked away in the Old Brewery on Water St, the location is quiet, yet distinguished. The hostess is always welcoming and service is excellent....More

Thank dezlad
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Wow! What a lovely restaurant. We arrived fairly late as a party of four without a reservation. Within moments, we were seated and enjoying a very nice bottle of wine. We shared the dates and calamari appetizers which were delightful. I ordered the duck -...More

Thank BlendedAdventures
Reviewed 3 October 2017

It has been some time since we dined here. As always for us, It did not disappoint. Our service was excellent and our meals were delicious. Everything was exactly as we wished. We were dining with friends we had not seen for some time and...More

Thank TravellingMare
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Da Maurizio is a huge success, judging by the crowd on Friday evening. In many respects it deserves that success. The environment is pleasant, nestled in the charming old Brewery building. The waiter for our table was well informed and attentive. The food was tasty,...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Our favorite place to go for anything special in Halfax. Fabulous atmosphere , fabulous food, staff and selection on menu. Terrific wine selection. Most accommodating on menu requests.

Thank Amarshall127
Reviewed 17 September 2017

My partner and I entertained several friends here on last Thursday evening. We had a hard time finding it and the so called hostess (with the leather skirt) dismissed our concerns with a curt: "everyone knows where we are" . On our way, we had...More

1  Thank bwilltoronto
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Da Maurizio is doing lunch so if you're looking to book a noon time meal go directly to Lower Water Street and enjoy the casual atmosphere and spectacular menu that they offer. Service is friendly and our waitress was wonderful to help us select the...More

Thank TinaandDon
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The restaurant was recommended to us by a tour guide. We decided to try it. The food was fabulous, however, it does get extremely busy at dinner time so if you're looking for individual attention and a quiet place I would suggest going earlier. We...More

Thank Eileen B
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Doreen C
16 June 2017|
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Response from Paulette R | Reviewed this property |
As the other person has said, I would call the restaurant directly and voice my opinion. The emails might not be read as often as they should. I can only say that I have only had good communications and experience with... More
Joel H
16 January 2015|
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Response from Minstral60 | Reviewed this property |
I am quite sure they can accommodate your need for gluten free. The chef is amazing, and I am sure you are not the first to ask. I would suggest calling ahead for a reservation and speak to the staff at that time about... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1496 Lower Water Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1R9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Halifax Region  >  Halifax>  > Downtown Halifax
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Halifax
  • Phone Number: +1 902-423-0859
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